Supporting the Families of our Fallen Heroes

About Us

The Folded Flag Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization that provides educational scholarships and support grants to the spouses and children of the U.S. military and government personnel who died as a result of hostile action or in an accident related to U.S. combat operations.

Marching into
The Future

Join Folded Flag in our goal to raise $6 million to go directly to providing scholarships for our Gold Star recipients for the 2024 – 25 school year.


The scholarship application period is now closed. We are currently reviewing applications and will notify each applicant by July if they are awarded a scholarship. For questions, please reach out to

The Incredible Need
of These Families

Since 2001, nearly 10,000 men and women have died while deployed in the combat zone, leaving behind thousands of spouses and children. Limited government funding exists to support surviving families in their critical transition to civilian life.

Hear Their

The Folded Flag Foundation pays tribute to the legacy of the brave men and women who sacrificed all by helping their loved ones pursue their educational dreams. 

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